power plant


  • Despite its vast oil reserves, Iraq faces chronic power shortages and makes up for some of the shortfall with imports from Iran. 2019-06-15 19:10

    U.S. grants energy-hungry Iraq new Iran sanctions waiver: source

    (AFP) - The United States has granted Iraq another 90-day waiver to continue with vital energy imports from neighboring Iran despite re-imposed sanctions, a government source said Saturday.

  • MAPNA head 2019-05-05 20:56

    ‘Iran completely self-sufficient in constructing power plants’

    TEHRAN – Iran is completely self-sufficient in constructing any types of power plants, IRIB reported on Sunday, quoting MAPNA Group’s managing director.

  • power plant 2019-04-30 21:07

    Up to 1GW of new power plants to come on stream

    TEHRAN – Up to 1000 megawatts capacity of new power plants are going to be added to the country’s electricity network to supply the demands in the summer peak period, IRNA reported on Tuesday quoting a deputy at Iran’s Power Generation and Distribution Company (known as TAVANIR).

  • Hossein Ghaffari 2019-03-03 20:14

    Bushehr nuclear power plant being overhauled

    TEHRAN – The Bushehr nuclear power plant in southern Iran has been shut down for an overhaul operation after generating electricity for 298 days, according to the head manager of the power plant.

  • power 2018-11-09 22:34

    Private sector operates 60% of Iran’s thermal power plants: official

    TEHRAN – Near 60 percent of Iran’s thermal power plants are running by the country’s private sector, Mehr news agency reported on Friday quoting a Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH) mananger.

  • Iran’s MAPNA Group’s Managing Director Abbas Aliabadi (L) and Syria’s Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation (PEEG)’s Managing Director Mahmoud Ramadan signing an energy-cooperation memorandum of understanding (MOU) in Tehran on Tuesday 2018-10-02 21:07

    Iran to construct 540MW power plant in Syria

    TEHRAN – Iranian Mapna Group Company signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Syrian Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation (PEEG) on Tuesday for constructing a 540 megawatt (MW) combined cycle power plant in Syrian port city of Latakia, IRNA reported.

  • Electricity 2018-06-20 09:50

    800MW capacity of new power plants to come online in 2 weeks

    TEHRAN – Some 800 megawatts (MW) capacity of new power plants is scheduled to be added to Iran’s electricity network within the next two weeks, Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH) Managing Director Mohsen Tarztalab told IRIB on Tuesday.

  • power 2017-06-11 10:15

    Electricity generation capacity touches 77GW

    TEHRAN – Iran’s electricity generation capacity was increased to 76.947 gigawatts (GW) during the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21, 2017), Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.

  • power plant 2017-04-04 08:45

    3,440 MW of new power plants planned to come online

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Energy Ministry plans to add 3440 megawatts (MW) capacity of new power plants to the country’s electricity network during the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2017- March 20, 2018), IRNA reported on Monday.

  • آب برق نیروگاه 2017-03-18 15:27

    S.Korean, Turkish firms team up to build 5GW of power plants in Iran

    South Korea’s SK Engineering & Construction (SK E&C) has teamed up with a Turkish firm for a multi-billion-dollar project to build and operate new power plants in Iran with a combined generation capacity of 5,000 megawatts, the South Korean firm said Saturday.

  • Iran-Russia 2017-02-21 18:24

    Ground broken for Russian-financed 1.4GW power plant

    TEHRAN – The construction of a 1,400-megawatt thermal power plant financed to the tune of €1.2 billion by Russia started on Monday in the city of Sirik, southern Iran.

  • Mehdi Sanayee 2017-02-13 09:21

    Iran, Russia plan to enhance economic bonds in a month

    TEHRAN- Iran and Russia expect five economic events to take place in Tehran by March 20 (end of the current Iranian calendar year), to improve their bilateral ties, IRNA reported on Sunday quoting Iranian Ambassador to Moscow Mehdi Sanayee.

  • Chabahar 2016-11-28 18:05

    SWAUPE in talks with Iran on 400MW power plant

    TEHRAN - In a visit to Iran’s Chabahar port, the representatives of SWAUPE International Ltd Company voiced their company’s readiness to start cooperation with the country for constructing a 400 megawatts (MW) power plant, a solar park, residential and office complexes and a mini-refinery in the region, IRNA reported on Monday.

  • Turbine 2016-11-08 19:47

    Finland’s Wartsila signs decentralized energy pact with Iran

    Wartsila is to develop decentralized power generation in Iran with the country’s largest industrial corporation.

  • MA2.Eletricity.jpg 2016-10-24 17:39

    Electricity sector in Iran needs $25b investment by 2021: official

    TEHRAN- Some $25 billion investment is required in Iran’s electrify sector by 2021 in order to materialize 5.5 percent annual growth planned for the country’s electrify generation, according to Houshang Falahatian, the Iranian deputy energy minister.

  • EF2.jpg 2016-09-04 19:11

    Iran ready to offer power plant construction, maintenance services to Algeria

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian expressed the country’s readiness in offering power plant construction, maintenance and repair services to Algeria, IRNA reported.